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  • June 26, 2016

The 15th anniversary edition of the Xerox Rochester Jazz Festival has now begun! Thank you for being a fan. We hope you enjoy this year's nine days of amazing music from some of the finest artists from around the world.  During the festival we invi...

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Opening Day of the 15th Anniversary Edition is Friday June 24! Grace Potter Headlines, Fitz and the Tantrums, John Mooney & Bluesiana on Free Outdoor Stages In the Clubs: Brecker Bros Reunion Band, Scofield and Lovano Quartet, Catherine Russ

  • June 23, 2016

Rochester, NY -- June 23, 2016 -- The 15th anniversary edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival starts Friday, June 24 and continues through July 2. Enjoy 325 concerts with 1500+ artists at 19 venues including more than 90 free shows. Her...

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Are You Ready? 9 Days of Amazing Music Starts Friday! 15th Anniversary Edition 1500+ artists, 325+ concerts, 19 venues, and 9 days of amazing music!

  • June 23, 2016

Quick Links to Explore the Music, Schedule & InformationHours: June 20 - 23: 10AM - 5PM The Jazz Fest Ticket Shop - Gibbs Street and East Avenue.  June 24 - July 2: 10AM-11PM Artist Lineup by date Ticket Info Schedule Grid Venues...

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"Oh Canada" Series to Debut at Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Concerts Featuring Nine Canadian Jazz Groups Being Filmed for National Broadcast on PBS Stations in U.S. Nine-Day Festival is June 24 - July 2

  • June 22, 2016

Rochester, NY--June 16, 2016--The 15th Anniversary edition of the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival (XRIJF) will feature a new and third international series at this year's nine-day festival, held June 24-July 2.   The...

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Keyboardist for Bruno Mars, John Fossitt, to Replace Soil & "Pimp" Sessions Who Are Unable to Travel Due to Visa Processing Delay

  • June 22, 2016

Rochester, NY -- June 22, 2016 -- Soil & "Pimp" Sessions will be unable to perform in the festival due to delayed Visa processing by U.S. Immigration Services.  The group, from Tokyo, Japan, was scheduled to pla...

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Chick Corea Trilogy Trio with Special Guest Joey Alexander Concert is Sold Out

  • June 21, 2016

Rochester, NY -- June 21, 2016 -- The Chick Corea Trilogy Trio Concert with Special Guest Joey Alexander on Tuesday, June 28th is sold out. Tickets are still available for all other headliner shows.  June 24 - Grace Potter  - $95 / $8...

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Saxophonist Grace Frarey Awarded Jazz Festival Scholarship to Eastman School of Music

  • June 21, 2016

Frarey Will Be Recognized Monday, June 27 at Annual RIJF/ESM Scholarship Concert at 7:30 p.m. on the Jazz Street Stage Rochester, NY--June 21, 2016-- Eastman Community Music School saxophone student Grace Frarey has been named this year's recipient of the...

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9-Day Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival Starts Friday June 24

  • June 14, 2016

Rochester, NY--June 13, 2016--Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival returns to Rochester for its 15th-anniversary edition June 24-July 2 with nine days of amazing creative improvised music from around the world. The 2016 Festival will present more...

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Club Pass Holders Can Redeem Club Pass Tickets for Passes Starting June 20th, New Line System Announced & How the 3-Day Pass Works

  • June 1, 2016

Club Pass Buyers Can Redeem Club Pass Tickets for Passes Starting June 20 Print at Home Club Pass Tickets can be redeemed for a Club Pass starting June 20th. Tickets must be redeemed in advance of attending any show. Tickets cannot be exchanged at venues....

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Ticket Shop Opens June 6, Free App Available, Donate Musical Instruments at the Fest, Save the Dates for Kids Workshops

  • June 1, 2016

Coming up at the Jazz Fest! The countdown to the 15th anniversary edition Xerox Rochester International Jazz Fest has begun! 1500+ artists, 325+ concerts, 19 venues, and 9 days of amazing music. It all starts June 24th! Ticket Shop Opens Monday J...

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